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Disparities Data Details MICH-1.3 by Marital Status for 2006

Disparities Details by Marital Status for 2006
MICH-1.3 : All Infant deaths (per 1,000 live births, <1 year)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 6.7 (2006)
2020 Target: 6.0
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Data Source: Linked Birth/Infant Death Data Set, CDC/NCHS
Error Bar (I) represents the 95% confidence interval.
Additional footnotes may apply to these data. Please refer to footnotes below the data table for further information.
See also Disparities Overview by Marital Status for MICH-1.3

MICH-1.3 Reduce the rate of all infant deaths (within 1 year)

All Infant deaths (per 1,000 live births, <1 year)

2020 Baseline (year): 6.7 (2006)
2020 Target: 6.0
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Marital Status 2006 Disparity
Married 5.1
CI 5.0/5.2
SE 0.044
÷ 1.000
Best rate
Unmarried 9.2
CI 9.0/9.3
SE 0.075
÷ 1.797
CI
1.000/ 1.832

Data are subject to revision and may have changed since a previous release.

Unless noted otherwise, any age-adjusted data are adjusted using the year 2000 standard population.

Data are not available or not collected for populations not shown.

CI: 95% confidence interval.

Summary measures of health disparities by Marital Status — 2006
  • The better group rate for this objective, 5.1 infant deaths per 1,000 live births, was attained by mothers who were married.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 9.2 infant deaths per 1,000 live births, was attained by mothers who were unmarried.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 4.1 infant deaths per 1,000 live births.
  • The worst group rate was 1.797 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Marital Status — 2006

Mothers who were married achieved the better group rate for this objective, 5.1 infant deaths per 1,000 live births.

The rate among mothers who were unmarried was 1.797 times the better group rate.

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